Royal Alberta Museum: Diving into Alberta History

Seeing as I like to try all the Edmonton things, I decided to visit the new Royal Alberta Museum. I have minimal memory of the original location because I only visited a couple times while…

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Banff Itinerary: 3, 5, & 7 Day Trips to the National Park

If creating this Banff itinerary has taught me anything, it’s that I desperately need to head back to Banff and take better, recent photos. With Banff so (relatively) near to my home, I tend to…

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Johnston Canyon in the Winter

Johnston Canyon is a popular tourist destination year round in Banff National Park, and for a good reason. It’s a scenic and mild hike through the forest leading to a beautiful set of waterfalls. The…

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New Years Eve in Banff National Park

I’m not one to hit the club and party hard on any occasion. It seems to me that doing so for New Years tends to be extra expensive and busy. While looking for an alternative…

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A Real Christmas Tree for the Holidays

Have you ever heard the story of the first Christmas tree? The story of the first real Christmas tree: One night, close to Christmas, a man named Martin Luther took a walk through the forest.…

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